House of Pain: New and Selected Essays

House of Pain: New and Selected Essays

by Laurence Gonzales


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781557289995
Publisher: University of Arkansas Press
Publication date: 10/01/2013
Pages: 309
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Laurence Gonzales is the author of numerous books, including the bestseller Deep Survival: Who Lives, Who Dies, and Why and the novel Lucy. He began his publishing career at the University of Arkansas Press with the publication of The Still Point: Essays in 1989.

Table of Contents

Preface ix

Marion Prison 3

World Trade Center 35

Wire Walker 55

Blue Memphis 67

Empty America 91

House of Pain 117

Night in the City of Sun 127

Rites of Spring 147

Bush Pilots 165

Big Bend 193

Fire Fighters 219

In the Belly of the Whale 241

No More Immelmans 259

No Escape: The Endless Dreams of Elgin 283

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